Hyderabad is often referred to as New York of India, because of its culture, modern-day culture, traditions, and Historic attractions. If you plan or vacation in Hyderabad for 2 days with your families, Hyderabad has a plethora of options surrounding it to satiate your wanderlust and are perfect weekend getaways destinations, from waterfalls to hill stations where you can soak yourself in the natural beauty. I had listed some Waterfalls nearby Hyderabad as you can check below.
1. Hidden Small Waterfall Trek near Hyderabad (Bodakonda waterfalls)
Bodakonda was a village in the Ranga Reddy district, 75kms from Hyderabad surrounded by beautiful hills and forests and lush green farmlands. This place is one of the most unexplored places around Hyderabad and a must-visit place and also a perfect weekend getaway with families and friends. The nearest town is Ibrahimpatam which is about 26kms from this place, so this place can be listed in Waterfalls near Hyderabad within 50kms.
- Address: Bodakonda Waterfalls, Bodakonda Road, Bodakonda at Penikarla Thanda, Ranga Reddy District, Telangana 501508
- Timings: Opened 24 hours
- Entry fee: No entry fee
- Best time to visit: July to October months.
Suggested to read: Hill stations near Hyderabad
2. Ethipothala Waterfalls (Waterfalls nearby Hyderabad within 200km)
It is in the Guntur district in the state of Andhra Pradesh. It is the perfect place if you want to spend quality time amidst nature. It is the combination of three streams namely Nakka Vagu, Thummala Vagu, and Chandravanga Vagu. It is said that there is also a crocodile breeding center here which attracts many travelers. It is situated 165km away from Hyderabad and is touted as the nearest waterfall to the city. Ethipothala is home to two beautiful temples which are close to the waterfall. The temples of Ranganatha and Dattareyaswamy are in a valley surrounded by lush green forests. Next to the waterfall, there is a network of caves that extends all the way to Srisailam. The best time to visit these waterfalls is during the Monsoon season.
- Address: Palnadu district, Andhrapradesh, India.
- Timings: 6:30 AM to 9:00 PM
- Entry fee: No entry fee
3. Mallela Teertam Waterfalls (Waterfalls nearby Hyderabad within 250km)
Mallela Teertam is a wonderful waterfall situated close to Srisailam. It is about 58km from Srisilam. This fall located amidst the cool dense forest of Nallamala is a perfect getaway from the crowd and pollution of city life. The second longest river in the country, River Krishna, flows through this forest. It is a mighty waterfall about 170 kilometers from Hyderabad. The best time to visit Mallela Theertham waterfalls is post-monsoon as the waterfall seems to be rain-fed. This is one of the popular tourist places to visit near Hyderabad and among the ideal weekend getaways from Hyderabad for a day trip and also a good place to hang out for a weekend to enjoy with friends and families. As it is closer to Hyderabad, many students and employees come here to enjoy their weekends. There are no adequate food facilities available here. People are encouraged to bring their own food to spend one complete day. We advise people to keep the place clean and protect the environment.
- Address: 7V84+3GR, Nallamala Forest, Amrabad, Nagarkurnool, 509326
- Timings: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
- Entry fee: 10rs per head
- Phone: 9533101011
4. Gayathri Waterfalls
At a distance of 5 km from Tarnam Khurd Village, 19 km from Kuntala Waterfall, 38 km from Nirmal, 59 km from Adilabad, and 270 km from Hyderabad, Gayathri Waterfalls is a beautiful place in the Adilabad district of Telangana. Gayatri waterfalls is a very less known place on the Kadem River, a tributary of the Godavari River. Along with Kuntala and Pochera Falls, Gayatri falls is another fascinating waterfall in the Adilabad district. This is a magnificent waterfall and attracts many tourists in the monsoon season. Gayatri Waterfalls is also called Mukti Gundam or Gadidha Gundam. The water flows from 100 feet, and the people will fall in love by glancing at the waterfalls. We can also go trekking and swim in the pool of the waterfalls.
- Address: 8FH9+8PH, Near Gundiwagu GP: Mankapur, Ichoda, Telangana 504307
- Timings: Open 24 hours
- Entry fee: No fee
- Best time to visit: July to September
5. Pochera Falls
Pochera waters are 20 feet tall waterfalls between Nirmal and Adilabad towns in Telangana. It is set amidst beautiful forest cover and the water stream falls from a height of 20 feet before taking a leap at Kuntala waterfalls to join the Godavari river. The water flows from the Sahayadri range and is considered a holy place in Sri Narasimha swampy temple near it.
Location: Adilabad, Telangana 504323
Height of Waterfall: 65 ft.
What’s Special: This waterfall is the deepest in Telangana.
Distance From Hyderabad: 257 km
Best Time To Visit: Monsoons and post-monsoons are the best seasons to visit, i.e., July to December